Performance in Games
Features & Use Comfort
Build Quality & Design
- Total 78%
For an entry level tablet the Kocaso MX836 performs surprisingly well given the specs that it has. The lower RAM built in can lead to some overload at times, but this is rare and handles apps like youtube and other heavy games with speed. The compact design makes for a portable, but powerful unit.
Performance in Games
With the android 4.4 quad core CPU and ARM cortex A9 processor stands up to gaming demands well, and can run multiple applications at once without too much trouble. Handles movies with good speed also.
512MB Ram memory which is on the low side for a tablet, but provides surprising speed. This can be maintained over time by utilising the Micro SD memory card slot to store apps and files externally.
The operating system android 4.4 (kit kat) is the latest version of android which means this tablet supports all the applications that require the latest version of android to run smoothly.
- Performance in Games 77%
The Kocaso MX836 has great connectivity with devices and with wifi. It can easily be connected to blue tooth earphones and with all sorts of wifi connections.
The battery lasts up to 2 – 3 days which is far more than what your standard tablet will deliver. Moreover the battery doesn’t take a lot of time to charge. This battery makes it a great option for travelling and will allow you to power through a long trip without trouble.
The tablet has an 8 inch screen which is compact, but the 5 point capacitive mulit-touch LCD 1024 x 600 resolution ensures a good visual experience.
Connection and Ports
It has a built in USB and HDMI port which helps with data transferring and sharing. It can easily connect to any wifi connection and Bluetooth as well.
There is a limited 8GB of storage built in. This can be expanded to 32GB with through the micro SD slot. I would encourage you to do this as it will affect the performance of the tablet if the internal memory fills up. With just 8GB to play with this will happen fast.
- Features & Use Comfort 74%
QUALITY & DESIGN
The quality of the tablet is good. It is durable and not easily damaged. It is available in a range of colors so you can mix and match to your taste & personality. The design is simple but elegant as it takes the shape of a typical tablet. It is a light weight tablet which is easy to carry everywhere.
- Build Quality & Design 82%
The long battery life is the big selling point of the Kocaso MX836. The screen is smaller which can be a hinderance, but the resolution is excellent. If you are after an affordable entry level tablet
It looks like a great fit for gaming, movies and reading. The screen has a great display. Apart from that it can also be used for video chatting. On in all this tablet serves as a great device as a compensation or a replacement of a laptop.
- Great battery life
- Compact but high res screen
- Has USB and HDMI ports to help connect with televisions and laptop
- Limited storage
- Tablet will freeze when memory fills up
- May need to be restarted at intervals of heavy use